Stanley Kubrick

Geometric Shots: the importance of lines in cinematography

Geometric Shots: the importance of lines in cinematography

There are no rules for perfect composition, said photographer Arnold Newman. There are infinite ways to frame a shot, adds Raymond Thi. His website, Geometric Shots, will help you to…

Diegetic and Non-Diegetic Sound – 28 Weeks of Post Audio Redux

Diegetic and Non-Diegetic Sound – 28 Weeks of Post Audio Redux

Editor’s Note: “28 Weeks of Post Audio” originally ran over the course of 28 weeks starting in November of 2016. Given the renewed focus on the…

Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick, the photographer

Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick, the photographer

Long before becoming one of the 20th century’s most renowned motion picture directors, Stanley Kubrick was a photographer in love with the scenes from its native city. An exhibit…

Rule of Thirds: a 18th century invention

Rule of Thirds: a 18th century invention

Religiously defended by some, the Rule of Thirds is often forgotten by famous photographers, from Ansel Adams to Edward Weston, or cinematographers as Stanley Kubrick or Wes Anderson. Does the…